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by simon_brusa
Mon Feb 25, 2013 9:04 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: The Gallery
Replies: 1489
Views: 65843

Re: The Gallery

Hello everyone! I wanted to show my latest work and the most successful. Hiking boots, leather uppers "amphibious" 2.5 mm, calf lining, padded with felt, leather sole and midsole both 6mm. The boot has three seams: upper sole welt welt upper midsole welt upper midsole and rubber sole. The uppers are...
by simon_brusa
Tue Oct 16, 2012 3:02 pm
Forum: Techniques, Crans and Visualizations
Topic: Toe boxes
Replies: 226
Views: 13444

Re: Toe boxes

<t>hello to all, <br/> I have a question about the choice of leather reinforcements (toe, back, side). <br/> I'm making a mountain boot, which thickness should I use to make reinforcements quite hardy and durable? <br/> 2mm is good? <br/> the type of leather to use is the shoulders right? <br/> than...
by simon_brusa
Tue Oct 16, 2012 2:42 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: The Gallery
Replies: 1489
Views: 65843

Re: The Gallery

hello all, I wanted to show my latest work, never live up to your. as an autodidact'm happy! simple derby for try a new last, they are made with only one seam that take upper and midsole together. 14991.jpg these two pairs of sandals instead have a double seam, the first between sole and upper, the ...
by simon_brusa
Tue Aug 21, 2012 2:27 am
Forum: Techniques, Crans and Visualizations
Topic: Pattern making
Replies: 1354
Views: 43909

Re: Pattern making

Hello everyone! I again need help from you experts! My doubts are quite a few, I hope not having to set too many problems! Should I make a pair of sandals, and how basic idea I wish they were like these: 14862.jpg I made this pattern of a last (woman number 37). 14863.jpg First of all, I would ask i...
by simon_brusa
Mon Jul 30, 2012 3:24 pm
Forum: Techniques, Crans and Visualizations
Topic: Pattern making
Replies: 1354
Views: 43909

Re: Pattern making

<t>Thanks for the reply Nasser and Denise, <br/> I'm glad appreciate your interest in my progress. <br/> <br/> Now I have to make a sandal in red leather and I'm waiting for the new lasts purchased from a factory here in Italy. <br/> I will then probably a few more questions about the project. <br/>...
by simon_brusa
Mon Jul 30, 2012 3:15 pm
Forum: Sources
Topic: Great Leather!
Replies: 731
Views: 39065

Re: Great Leather!

Hello everyone, I would ask if anyone knows something about the leather tanning "eduard Galluser" 14820.jpg and "double leather tanning" (leather amphibian) 14821.jpg I would like to learn how to make hard boot (simpler than those of the picture) and these two types of leather would be the most suit...
by simon_brusa
Sat Jul 28, 2012 1:56 am
Forum: Techniques, Crans and Visualizations
Topic: Pattern making
Replies: 1354
Views: 43909

Re: Pattern making

hello all! I posted some time ago photos of a pair of sandals with whom I had had problems in the tip. I asked for help and thanks to some advice I have now redone and this is the result. They are very comfortable (even if one is a little higher than the other!) And I wear them forever! 14812.jpg 14...
by simon_brusa
Sat Jul 28, 2012 1:53 am
Forum: Techniques, Crans and Visualizations
Topic: Pattern making
Replies: 1354
Views: 43909

Re: Pattern making

I posted twice to an error in the net! sorry!

(Message edited by simon_brusa on July 28, 2012)
by simon_brusa
Wed Jun 27, 2012 8:28 am
Forum: Techniques, Crans and Visualizations
Topic: Pattern making
Replies: 1354
Views: 43909

Re: Pattern making

Greetings all, I need a little help from you. still not very good in designing models for shoes and often make mistakes evaluation. So it was with this pair of sandals that I did: 14771.jpg 14772.jpg 14773.jpg 14774.jpg As you can see from the photos the sandal I am not quite cover the foot at the t...
by simon_brusa
Thu May 31, 2012 2:30 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: The Gallery
Replies: 1489
Views: 65843

Re: The Gallery

hello everyone! these are my third pair of shoes. 14715.jpg 14716.jpg 14717.jpg 14718.jpg 14719.jpg I sewed everything by hand (which is struggling welt sewing uppers and soles!). I used to welt leather sole 3/4 mm but I was wrong, then turn on the midsole has been very difficult. It would have been...
by simon_brusa
Sun Apr 22, 2012 2:13 pm
Forum: Techniques, Crans and Visualizations
Topic: Insoles and inseaming
Replies: 426
Views: 17147

Re: Insoles and inseaming

Hello. Today I completed the stitching of the welt on my third pair of shoes. I'm still very inexperienced, but I wanted to do this boot with welt Alpine. The result was not very good. The problem that occurred is that the holes made ​​on the insole at the beginning have not been done we...
by simon_brusa
Sun Apr 22, 2012 1:47 pm
Forum: Boot and Shoes In History
Topic: The Gentle Craft
Replies: 189
Views: 11793

Re: The Gentle Craft

Hello everyone. I am writing to ask for help in creating the pattern for these sandals. 14582.jpg I'm still a beginner and find it difficult to build pattern because it is difficult to imagine the shoe in two dimensions. I do not have to ask people directly because I have learned so far by myself (a...
by simon_brusa
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:27 pm
Forum: Boot and Shoes In History
Topic: The Gentle Craft
Replies: 189
Views: 11793

Re: The Gentle Craft

Nasser Thanks for the photo of the model, it is very clear now as it must. I thought however, make some changes to make it like this photo I found. 14524.jpg Where are the differences? The back side of the sandal are two separate parts and then stitched together as in this model: 14525.jpg The centr...
by simon_brusa
Thu Mar 22, 2012 1:32 am
Forum: Boot and Shoes In History
Topic: The Gentle Craft
Replies: 189
Views: 11793

Re: The Gentle Craft

Hello, I would like to make a pair of sandals similar to how the user has posted Nasser Daremi Vies beginning of this topic. Propose again here his creation: 14507.jpg While these are two pictures of sandals that I have seen and I want to play. 14508.jpg 14509.jpg Now my problem is create the patter...
by simon_brusa
Wed Mar 21, 2012 3:49 am
Forum: Boot and Shoes In History
Topic: Shoe concealments
Replies: 54
Views: 3932

Re: Shoe concealments

For the fourth picture you mean fourth photo or fourth shoe?
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And the fourth picture that this is only 20 cm long, looks like a shoe for kids or some woman very very small.
by simon_brusa
Wed Mar 21, 2012 2:11 am
Forum: Boot and Shoes In History
Topic: Shoe concealments
Replies: 54
Views: 3932

Re: Shoe concealments

Hello, I live in the countryside and often with my girlfriend and our dogs go for walks in the surrounding mountains. From our side there are several abandoned villages where once (up to half of 900) farmers lived. In these countries I found these shoes now ruined by water and time. These are the ol...
by simon_brusa
Tue Mar 20, 2012 2:53 pm
Forum: The Registry
Topic: The Registry
Replies: 542
Views: 30669

Re: The Registry

These boots but instead I made a skin too weak that it is soon torn. 14488.jpg 14489.jpg 14490.jpg But here my last couple "work in progress". For this boot I try to follow the procedure for the "Alpine welt" or "Norwegian welt." I hope to do it if I have doubts that I hope I can give help. The hard...
by simon_brusa
Tue Mar 20, 2012 2:43 pm
Forum: The Registry
Topic: The Registry
Replies: 542
Views: 30669

Re: The Registry

These are the boots before and after redone the sole.
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by simon_brusa
Tue Mar 20, 2012 2:40 pm
Forum: The Registry
Topic: The Registry
Replies: 542
Views: 30669

Re: The Registry

These are the first two shoes made by myself with no instructions or guidance.
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by simon_brusa
Tue Mar 20, 2012 2:23 pm
Forum: The Registry
Topic: The Registry
Replies: 542
Views: 30669

Re: The Registry

I'm sorry but I could not edit the post in time to correct the images, now try again.
Sorry for the mistake, but not very practical computer.


(Message edited by simon_brusa on March 20, 2012)
by simon_brusa
Tue Mar 20, 2012 3:19 am
Forum: The Registry
Topic: The Registry
Replies: 542
Views: 30669

Re: The Registry

Hello, My name is Simone and I am an Italian boy of 22 years in Genoa. About a year ago I began to thrill leather working techniques. So I started making bracelets, handbags etc until you get to want to create a pair of sandals. In achieving these sandals I approached the world of shoemaking and fro...